• Day19

    Lunch and Ta Prohm Monastery

    October 22, 2019 in Cambodia ⋅ ⛅ 31 °C

    Next we had lunch at Ptes Borann Restaurant for a set menu and then we went to Ta Prohm which is where Tomb Raider was filmed. Ta Prohm was one of the first temples started by Jayavarman VII in his grandiose program to build many buildings. The temple amassed a great deal of riches, such as gold, pearls, and precious silks. After the fall of the Khmer Empire, the temple was completely neglected for many centuries.Read more